AI and bionic eyes are helping to contain raging wildfires
On a tower in the Brazilian rainforest, a sentinel scans the horizon for the first signs of fire. Only these eyes aren't human.
Naperville set to review details of recreational marijuana sales banNaperville leaders are ready to review an ordinance to prohibit sales of recreational marijuana after the city council last month took an early vote toward approval of a ban.
Fortnite World Cup audience shows fan base isn't just young menNew numbers that show the Fortnite World Cup's U.S. audience was older and more female than might be expected. It also was as big a draw as traditional sports.
Google employees demand company renounce working with Trump immigration agenciesGoogle's challenges are mounting from within as employees call on the company to promise it won't do business with the Trump administration's immigration apparatus.
Two new hotels planned where old one demolished in Elk GroveTwo new hotels and two restaurants are proposed to stand at a busy corner in Elk Grove Village where a shuttered motel recently was demolished. Sunrise Retail Development LLC has announced plans for the $25 million redevelopment on 7.4 acres at the northwest corner of Oakton Street and Busse Road.
Robots are solving banks' very expensive research problemUsing so-called artificial intelligence to automate swathes of the research process is quickly gaining traction because cost-conscious investment banks are downsizing.
A magistrate ruled police could force a man to unlock his phone -- is that legal?The trend has touched off heated legal battles in a number of state and federal courts over the constitutionality of such searches, resulting in a welter of legal opinions. Defendants often argue that such searches violate their Fifth Amendment rights against self-incrimination.
Stores and restaurants could replace old village hall in MundeleinA Mundelein entrepreneur will buy the old village hall on Hawley Street for $1, raze it and construct a commercial building there under a plan approved this week by the village board.
Analysis: Gadgets are boring, but video games are cooler than everFor many categories of consumer electronics, the titans of Silicon Valley churn out indistinguishable products, while the video game industry represents the rare corner of the business not entirely hampered by hegemony.
Plans scrapped for houses at former golf course in BloomingdaleThe owner of Indian Lakes Resort and a developer have scrapped plans to build hundreds of houses on the Bloomingdale property's former golf course amid strong opposition from residents.
Suburban companies make Inc's annual 'fastest growing' listA total of 106 suburban companies made Inc Magazine's 2019 list of the 5,000 fastest growing privately held companies
Columns | St. Charles firm's work with NASA dates back to ApolloCain Tubular, a third-generation family-owned business in St. Charles, is among a number of Illinois-based companies that provide products and services for NASA's space programs. Its relationship with NASA goes back to the Apollo program.
Opportunity Zones: More than traditional real estate developmentSince Opportunity Zones were first authorized in December 2017 as part of the Tax Cut and Jobs Act, there has been significant discussion about how to best utilize these opportunities and obtain the resulting tax benefi
"The importance of being HR": An employment attorney's perspectiveWhile many corporate leaders are enlightened and recognize HR's value, the "profit contribution" perspective still plagues many HR professionals.
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from the staffs of the Daily Herald and the Business Ledger
- NapervilleNaperville set to review details of recreational marijuana sales ban
- Elk Grove VillageTwo new hotels planned where old one demolished in Elk Grove
- MundeleinStores and restaurants could replace old village hall in Mundelein
- BloomingdalePlans scrapped for houses at former golf course in Bloomingdale
- NewsArlington Heights to welcome 18 new affordable supportive housing units
- LombardNicor career academy gives grads 'peace of mind and stability'
- NapervilleNaperville could ban sales of 'drug of concern' kratom
- GurneeData from ethylene oxide air testing in Gurnee, Waukegan sent for analysis
- NapervilleNational Guard, DeVry offer scholarship program
- SchaumburgSierra store to open Saturday in Schaumburg
- SchaumburgOfficials: 2 cases of Legionnaires' diseases linked to Schaumburg hotel
- Girls' BasketballO'Donnell: 'State' high -- Melissa Isaacson's new book bounding toward national radar
- St. CharlesIs a 3-unit townhouse building appropriate for a St. Charles neighborhood?
- BusinessAnixter opens new facility in California
- Hoffman EstatesHoffman Estates' Sears Centre certified as a 'sensory inclusive' venue
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